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GAME INFORMATION


  W-LStrkGBLdivRklgRkmlbRk123 456 789 101112 131415   R H E
Oakland Athletics 23-57W1003 010 503 000 001 13292
Texas Rangers 44-34L1204 003 120 000 000 12210
Date of Game:  Sunday, July 01, 1979
Stadium:  Arlington Stadium
Feats and Milestones
  • Mike Edwards - 4 hits
  • Jim Essian - 5 hits
  • Mike Heath - 4 hits
  • Rickey Henderson - 4 hits

  • Oakland Athletics Batting Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Rickey Hendersoncf20.188814101.28688024
    Dave Chalk3b28.305632430.28320752160
    Jim Essiandh28.180825101.277363753150
    Jeff Newman1b30.293713102.2386831013481
        Mitchell Pagepr27.260000000.245753677267
        Milt Ramirezss29.090200000.1552086020
    Tony Armasrf25.354301000.252292423120
        Larry Murrayrf26.091000000.190651862175
        Wayne Grossph-lf-1b27.169400111.238743489353
    Mike Heathc24.146904200.2791144270
    Mike Edwards2b26.308724010.258692181135
    Derek Bryantlf-rf27.266623120.16831310110
    Rob Piccioloss-lf26.147823201.242382641101
        Craig Minettop25.067000000.000912000
        Dave Heaverlop28.310000000.00041269000
        Rick Langfordp27.103000000.000540000
        Jim Toddp31.284000000.00033248000
    Totals: 6813291376.4266323800 

    Texas Rangers Batting Stats

     
    Texas RangersPosAgeAB RHBIBBSOAvgS-G#C-G#S-HRS-RBIS-SB
    Bump Wills2b26.339723000.2687838712320
    Buddy Bell3b-ss-3b-ss27.309823201.2817810645412
    Oscar Gamblerf29.193423410.4224310638281
        LaRue Washingtonpr-cf-3b-ss25.297000000.2731013001
        Eric Soderholmph-3b30.280301000.244677476350
    Pat Putnam1b25.210602100.30566979351
    John Ellisdh30.311812201.256567327331
    Billy Samplelf24.090822100.27169773215
    Johnny Grubbcf-rf30.331702112.267657469301
        Dave Robertspr28.134000000.24324530140
    Jim Sundbergc28.044612110.221737962283
        Richie Ziskph30.145100000.218669255250
    Larvell Blanksss29.154200001.243425140110
        Nelson Normanpr-ss21.039020010.2017598072
        Mike Jorgensenph-cf30.319401000.2834310036160
        Doyle Alexanderp28.300000000.0003104000
        Sparky Lylep34.344000000.00036716000
        Doc Medichp30.204000000.0001052000
    Totals: 6412211245.3289049664 

    Game Stats

     

    2B:  Jim Essian (6), Mike Heath (1), Bump Wills (11)
    3B:  Mike Edwards (2)
    HR:  Buddy Bell (5), Dave Chalk (1), Oscar Gamble (8), Billy Sample (3)
    RBIs:  Buddy Bell 2 (41), Derek Bryant (11), Dave Chalk 4 (6), John Ellis 2 (33), Jim Essian (15), Oscar Gamble 4 (28), Wayne Gross (35), Johnny Grubb (30), Mike Heath 2 (7), Rickey Henderson (2), Jeff Newman (48), Rob Picciolo 2 (10), Pat Putnam (35), Billy Sample (21), Jim Sundberg (28)
    SB:  Rickey Henderson (4)
    CS: Rickey Henderson (2)
    SH:  Larvell Blanks (2), Mike Edwards (2), Jim Essian (2), Rickey Henderson (3), Bump Wills (6)
    SF:  Wayne Gross (2), Pat Putnam (3)
    GDP:  Mike Heath (3)

    Oakland Athletics Pitching Stats

     
    Oakland AthleticsAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Steve McCatty25.1035.210961223.421.480001427
    Craig Minetto25.0671.11221115.371.700001721
    Dave Heaverlo28.31023111203.751.5500041269
    Rick Langford  (W 3-9)27.10357000006.101.6600018104
    Jim Todd  (Sv 2)31.28410001007.402.0200033252
    Pitching Totals:1521129453 000123673

    Texas Rangers Pitching Stats

     
    Texas RangersAgeIPHRERBBSOHRERAWHIPPitStrBalS-G#C-G#
    Jon Matlack29.1635.112440114.131.3300013251
    Doyle Alexander28.3001.13441104.141.5800015253
    Sparky Lyle34.34402112003.601.1600036716
    Doc Medich  (L 1-3)30.2048.112444406.251.6700011209
    Pitching Totals:15291313761 000751429

    Other Game Information

     

    Pitches-Strikes-Balls:  Steve McCatty 0-0-0;  Craig Minetto 0-0-0;  Dave Heaverlo 0-0-0;  Rick Langford 0-0-0;  Jim Todd 0-0-0;  Jon Matlack 0-0-0;  Doyle Alexander 0-0-0;  Sparky Lyle 0-0-0;  Doc Medich 0-0-0; 
    Batters Faced:  Steve McCatty 30;  Craig Minetto 6;  Dave Heaverlo 10;  Rick Langford 22;  Jim Todd 4;  Jon Matlack 26;  Doyle Alexander 8;  Sparky Lyle 4;  Doc Medich 41; 
    Time of Game:  5:09    Attendance:  16,819
    Umpires:   Home:   Steve Palermo  1B  Mike Reilly  2B  Derryl Cousins  3B  Don Denkinger 


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